Williams' own show is currently in season nine and has been optioned for three more seasons through July 2020.
She's the Voice of New York, but today (May 12), Angie Martinez was in the hot seat with The Breakfast Club where the long-time radio host spoke about her memoir, "My Life," which will arrive May 17 and includes stories about her never-released interview with 2Pac, how Mary J. So my mailbox I would check it once every two weeks. Mary, I don't ever want to tell her business: She's gone through things in her life, too, and we've both have been friends to each other during those times.
Williams 'burst into tears and started screaming' when she heard of Martinez's pilot and said 'I can't believe that b**** is getting a show with them. 'The bad blood between Williams and Martinez began in the 1990s when they were both hosts on New York's famed hip hop station Hot 97 FM. It took only a few seconds for me to realize that she wasn’t really hitting me back — she was just trying to get me off of her,' she said in the book.
According to Martinez's autobiography, My Voice: A Memoir, trouble with the two women started when Williams posted a blind item on her website about Martinez's relationship with rapper Q-Tip. According to Martinez, a co-worker separated them and Williams grabbed a mop in case she needed to defend herself again.
'Producers started pouring glasses of champagne to calm her down while the hair, makeup and wardrobe department tried to pull her together,' the source said.
'The more her makeup guy tried to touch her face up, the more she cried.'The people around her kept trying to console her and encouraged her to calm down, but no one was getting through to her.
Williams immediately burst into tears and screamed at the two executives, while her husband kept yelling, 'this is some bulls***!
' 'Apparently, it was a dramatic blow up in the back of the restaurant. No matter how the TV execs explained that it was not a conflict of interest, Wendy and Kevin just weren't hearing it,' the source revealed.
Those close to Williams believe her overblown response to Martinez was her releasing frustration with everything else in her life.
'She is more embarrassed the veil has been lifted off her life.